2 April 2008
THE POTENTIAL OF ENGLAND'S RURAL ECONOMY: EVIDENCE SESSION
The Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee will hold the following oral evidence session in relation to its inquiry into the potential of England's rural economy:
Wednesday 7 May 2008
4.30pm Centre for Rural Economy, Newcastle University
5.30pm Commission for Rural Communities
Further evidence sessions to be held in this inquiry in May and June will be announced after the Spring Recess.
NOTES TO EDITORS:
1. Further details about this inquiry can be found at:
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